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Avenue 2 :30-June-2015
Avenue 2 :30-June-2015

Photographs supplied by Sandra Brown

An avenue of trees, at the centre of which is a granite marker with dedicatory plaque and flag staff, is dedicated to the men and women of the district who served in conflicts in which Australia has been involved. 

This Avenue planted in July 1999 replaces the "Soldiers Memory Avenue" planted in August 1919, which no longer exists.

Location

Address:Woolrych Street & War Memorial Avenue, Binalong, 2584
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.673838
Long: 148.633952
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Avenue of Honour
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Multiple
Link:http://www.warmemorialsregister.nsw…

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 11th November, 2000
Front Inscription

This avenue is dedicated to the men and women of this district who served their country in the Armed Forces, especially those who did not return. All their names are inscribed on the Honour Roll in the Mechanics Institute. 

It also commemorates the families who carried on at home and all those who worked in essential services. 

This Avenue, planted in July 1999 replaces the " Soldiers Memory Avenue" planted in August 1919, which no longer exists. 

Dedicated 11 November 2000 by 
Fr Patrick Corbett C.SS.R. 
Rev. Haydn Swinbourn

 

Source: MA,SKP,NRWM
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